Design Wild

Design Firm

Design Wild is a collaborative landscape design firm, inspired by the magic of plants and the power of design. The company’s personalized garden designs soften the city with beautiful, practical and sustainable solutions for any space. Principal and Founding Partner Shanti Nagel serves as technical, design and agricultural advisor. Shanti is a graduate of the School of Professional Horticulture at the New York Botanical Garden, a trained horticulturist and skilled garden designer. Her experience includes managing one of the largest urban farms in New York City. Clients include individuals, organizations, and municipalities throughout New York City and the surrounding tristate area. Using deep horticultural knowledge and earth friendly techniques, Design Wild’s organic approach cultivates healthy soil that is safe and environmentally sound, creating vibrant, sustainable and functional green spaces everyone can enjoy. For more information visit